Mar 24
Golden Hornet's 4th Annual Young Composer Concert

Golden Hornet's 4th Annual Young Composer Concert

Presented by Golden Hornet at The North Door

Golden Hornet’s 4th Annual Young Composer Concert presents fifteen new works from Austin-area youth ranging between ages 8 and 18. Writing the new works under the guidance of professional mentors, each piece composed by the youth will be performed by local professional ensemble Tetractys, between brief on-stage interviews with the composers. Hosted by Graham Reynolds and Peter Stopschinski, the concert is collectively produced by the youth under the guidance of Golden Hornet’s experienced staff.

Featuring Works by:

Avi Beskrowni
Ayden Machajewski
Dylan Monahan
Fiona Gehrke
Helen Lundy
Ian Shaw
Ian Wood
Jasper Hovenweep
Jonah Keoun
Joseph Popke
Layne Simmons-Hughes
Mack Hoxie
Noah Henson
Reese Niemietz
Somesh Yatham

Event Banner Graphic Design by participant Reese Niemietz.

Golden Hornet is an Austin-based nonprofit which commissions new works, support young and emerging composers, and presents adventurous works in non-traditional settings. Golden Hornet – and this event – are supported in part by the the Cultural Arts Division of the City of Austin Economic Development Department.

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Admission Info

Youth/Student Tickets $5
General Admission $10
with tiered options to support the program by donation.


Dates & Times

2019/03/24 - 2019/03/24

Location Info

The North Door

502 Brushy Street, Austin, TX 78702